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We made the 2016 PrintWeek Awards Shortlist

We made the 2016 PrintWeek Awards Shortlist

Posted: 8th September 2016

We are delighted to announce that Plastic Card Services has made the shortlist for the highly sought after 2016 PrintWeek Awards in the ‘SME of the Year’ category. The PrintWeek Awards is known for being the most prestigious event in the UK print industry’s calendar, and the winners will be announced during a Gala Dinner […]

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We are an NXP MIFARE® Registered Partner!

We are an NXP MIFARE® Registered Partner!

Posted: 18th August 2016

We are extremely proud to announce that Plastic Card Services® has been awarded MIFARE Registered Partner Status. Over the last 20 years MIFARE has become the leading contactless smart card IC platform used in numerous applications worldwide with all products complying with the international standard ISO/IEC 14443, which is used in more than 80% of […]

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Weathering the storm of Brexit with the BBC

Weathering the storm of Brexit with the BBC

Posted: 27th July 2016

Macclesfield based Plastic Card Services were delighted to represent the UK print industry through both national radio and television broadcasts with the BBC which took place from its purpose built manufacturing facility in Cheshire. Originally approached by BBC Radio FiveLive to discuss the impact Brexit has had in the workplace amongst colleagues and friends, BBC’s […]

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The Results Are In!

The Results Are In!

Posted: 20th June 2016

We are delighted to announce that Plastic Card Services has been named as one of five top places to work in the UK’s plastics industry at the inaugural PRW Best Places to Work in the UK Plastics Industry programme. The process was managed for PRW by Best Companies Group (BCG) who specialise in identifying and […]

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Loyalty Is Not Just For Big Business – Boutique Magazine

Loyalty Is Not Just For Big Business – Boutique Magazine

Posted: 31st May 2016

Adam Unsworth, Sales Director at Plastic Card Services® spoke with Boutique Magazine about how loyalty schemes can work for small independents and not just big businesses, read the transcript below. Loyalty schemes have been around for longer than you may think, and it’s not just large corporations that can benefit from them, but smaller independent […]

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PCS Shortlisted For Made In The North West Awards

PCS Shortlisted For Made In The North West Awards

Posted: 20th April 2016

The finalists for the 2016 Insider Made in the North West awards has been revealed, and PCS are delighted to be in the running for the Manufacturing Company of the Year award. These prestigious awards celebrate the region’s engineering and manufacturing expertise and achievements, with the winners being announced at a black-tie awards ceremony at […]

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Andy Simpson – Q&A with PrintWeek

Andy Simpson – Q&A with PrintWeek

Posted: 12th April 2016

Our very own Andy Simpson recently appeared in Print Week’s regular Q&A section. Here is a transcript of the feature: George Clooney lookalike Andy first stepped into the world of print when he started work at Plastic Card Services 18 years ago. Married with two children, and recently a grandfather, he describes himself as “a […]

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Introducing The New Website From Plastic Card Services

Introducing The New Website From Plastic Card Services

Posted: 18th March 2016

As part of a complete brand overhaul, Plastic Card Services (PCS) are pleased to announce the launch of its brand new responsive website www.plastic-card-services.co.uk.  Featuring a striking new look and user-friendly navigation, the site will make it easier for current and prospective customers to access information on the products and services offered as well as […]

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Loyalty Schemes Through the Years

Loyalty Schemes Through the Years

Posted: 27th January 2016

For many the start of a new year offers the perfect chance to reflect at what has come and gone, as well as providing a great opportunity to plan ahead for the future. Plastic Card Services has taken a look back at how loyalty schemes have developed over the years (Click image for full size). […]

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Another New Appointment At Plastic Card Services

Another New Appointment At Plastic Card Services

Posted: 4th January 2016

Tytherington based Plastic Card Services (PCS) is continuing its growth strategy with the appointment of Shaune Morris as a Litho Printer. Having previously trained as an apprentice printer until the company he worked for was bought out and went into liquidation, Shaune went on to pursue a career through his hobby of exotic reptiles by […]

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